Hereford High School

  • Hereford High School serves 1,182 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Hereford High School operates within the Baltimore County School District.
  • Baltimore County School District's 84% graduation rate is equal to the MD state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1182 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,182 students
Hereford High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Hereford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Hereford High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeHereford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Hereford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
1%
6%
Hereford High School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
2%
15%
Hereford High School Black Students (1997-2016)
Black
5%
34%
Hereford High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
90%
39%
Hereford High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Hereford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHereford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.71
Hereford High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
40%
Hereford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
Hereford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Baltimore County School District's student population of 111,138 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,469 in this district is less than the state average of $16,454. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,351 is less than the state average of $16,634. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBaltimore County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
174
28
Number of Students Managed111,13817,941
Baltimore County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate84%84%
Baltimore County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$1,547 MM$295 MM
Baltimore County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$1,535 MM$298 MM
Baltimore County School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$14,469$16,454
Baltimore County School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,351$16,634
Baltimore County School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 6-8 | 983 students
    2.1 miles
    712 Corbett Rd
    Monkton, MD 21111
    (410)887-7902
    2.1 6-8 983
  • Sparks Glencoe Sparks Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 518 students
    3.7 miles
    601 Belfast Rd
    Sparks Glencoe, MD 21152
    (410)887-7900
    3.7 K-5 518
  • Freeland Prettyboy Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 427 students
    5.3 miles
    19810 Middletown Rd
    Freeland, MD 21053
    (410)887-1900
    5.3 K-5 427
  • Parkton Seventh District Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    5.6 miles
    20300 York Rd
    Parkton, MD 21120
    (410)887-1902
    5.6 PK-5 418
  • Upperco Fifth District Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 278 students
    6.3 miles
    3725 Mount Carmel Rd
    Upperco, MD 21155
    (410)887-1726
    6.3 K-5 278

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Maryland public schools have a diversity score of 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Maryland is Montgomery County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Maryland or national school diversity statistics.